Kentucky Association of Counties

KACo Logo

The Kentucky Association of Counties

Advocacy News


All Advocacy News Articles
See all County News
Senator Thomas proposes election bills for voting age and early voting
Senator Reginald Thomas announces that he will file two election bills that could have a big impact on Kentucky county clerks.

Senate Democrats Leadership Team
Kentucky Senate Democrats elected their leadership team for the next two years.

New Senate Standing Committee Chairs
Six out of 14 Senate standing committees will have a new chairman when lawmakers convene in January.

KY Chamber of Commerce legislative agenda 2019
Some of the chamber's legislative priorities include: modernization of unemployment insurance, bail reform, improving Kentucky's legal climate, supporting sports wagering and tobacco-free schools.

House standing committee chairs announced
The House Standing Committee chairs that will serve for the next two years have been announced. Six committee chairs have changed.

County Clerks legislative priorities for 2019
How to give more leeway to Kentucky voters who want to cast ballots before Election Day was considered during committee testimony from the Kentucky County Clerks Association.

Chao TIFIA loan program
U.S. Secretary of Transportation Elaine L. Chao unveils initiative to expand access to a federal loan program that could increase rural infrastructure projects.

Bank Franchise Tax under attack
Counties may have to give up one of their needed revenue sources, the Bank Franchise Tax.

Kentucky Association of Counties
400 Englewood Drive Frankfort, KY 40601
Phone: (502) 223-7667 Toll Free: (800) 264-KACo (5226) Fax: (502) 223-1502
Contact Us